Person:Charles Burns (17)

Watchers
Charles Burns, Sr
b.Bet 1716 and 1726 Scotland
  • HCharles Burns, SrBet 1716 & 1726 - 1789
  • WMary WebbBef 1750 -
m. Abt 1746
  1. Samuel Burns, Sr1746 - Aft 1830
  2. Alexander Burns, Sr1747 - 1829
  3. John Burns, SrBet 1748 & 1751 - 1805
  4. William Burns, SrBet 1752 & 1754 - Bet 1843 & 1845
  5. Elizabeth BurnsAbt 1755 - 1783
  6. Andrew Burns1756 - Bef 1840
  7. Charles Burns, JrBet 1758 & 1759 -
  8. Ann Burns1760 - 1786
  9. Susan BurnsBet 1761 & 1765 - 1854
  • HCharles Burns, SrBet 1716 & 1726 - 1789
  • WAnn ReaAbt 1725 - Aft 1790
m. 1779
Facts and Events
Name Charles Burns, Sr
Gender Male
Birth? Bet 1716 and 1726 ScotlandIt is noted from Charles's date of birth that, if he was an adult and if he came to America in 1737, he would have been born as early as 1716. It is futher noted from Charles's date of birth that,if he was age 50 when declared tax exempt in 1776, then his date of birth would be about 1726.
Emigration? 1737 From Scotland (unconfirmed source)
Marriage Abt 1746 to Mary Webb
Other Mary was Charles's first wife
with Mary Webb
Divorce Charles, Sr and Mary divorced
from Mary Webb
Property? 8 Oct 1753 Halifax, Virginia, United States400 acres land grant (Squirrel Creek area)
Other? 21 Nov 1753 Lawsuit filed between Charles vs. John Dudgeon & William Irwin
Other? 6 Feb 1754 Ordered to do road work
Other? 19 Sep 1754 Partial disposition of lawsuit (11/21/1753)
Property? 22 Jan 1755 Henry, Virginia, United States400 acre land grant ((Squirrel Creek area)
Other? 16 May 1755 Suit (11/21/1753) dismissed
Property? 7 Apr 1764 Halifax, Virginia, United States400 acre land grant (Marrowbone Creek)
Other? 1766 Pittsylvania, Virginia, United StatesPittsylvania County formed from Halifax County
Other? 1767 , Pittsylvania, VA, USATax List
Property? 10 Sep 1767 , Pittsylvania, VA, USA254 acre land grant for 25 shillings
Property? 14 Mar 1768 400 acres land grant (Bowlings & Turkeycock Creek area)
Property? 12 Apr 1768 Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States60 acre land grant
Property? 4 Jan 1774 Deeded 254 acres to Field & Call for debts owed
Other? 26 May 1774 Memorandum of delivery and seizure for 45 pounds (Signed by Charles & wife Ann)
Other? 1776 Listed as Tax Exempt
Other? 1776 Henry, Virginia, United StatesHenry County was formed from Pittsylvania and Patrick Counties
Other? 15 May 1776 State of Virginia votes for Independence
Other? 7 Oct 1777 Henry, Virginia, United StatesOath of Allegiance
Other? 21 Oct 1778 Wilkes, North Carolina, United StatesMarriage Bond posted for daughter Ann to marry John Jett
Marriage 1779 Henry, Virginia, United Statesto Ann Rea
Other? 5 Mar 1779 Declared insolvent
Death? 1789 Henry, Virginia, United States
Other? ALL SIX OF CHARLES' SONS SERVED IN THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR.
Other? All of Charles children were born in Halifax County, VA in what became Pittsylvania County
Will? 3 Apr 1789 Names wife Ann and six (6) sons
Will? Aug 1789 Recorded
Burial? Henry, Virginia, United States
References
  1.   Delbert L. Collins. Delbert L. Collins BURNS Master File.